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Bachelor Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost concrete arch bridge over Bachelor Creek, 2.0 mi. south and 3.0 mi. west of Parsons
Location
Labette County, Kansas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1912; replaced 1981
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.29569, -95.32256   (decimal degrees)
37°17'44" N, 95°19'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/294135/4130204 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Altamont
Land survey
T. 32 S., R. 19 E., Sec. 4
Inventory numbers
KS 000501039006721 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17887 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/1999)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 33.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1995)
50

Categories 

Arch (11,192)
Built 1912 (729)
Built during 1910s (8,748)
Deck arch (10,431)
Kansas (2,693)
Labette County, Kansas (66)
Lost (18,667)
Lost 1981 (65)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Owned by county (18,847)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,891)
Structurally deficient (18,414)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: Location

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com